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ZIP Code 78756

Primary City:Austin, TX (View All Cities)
Neighborhood: Brentwood
County: Travis County
Timezone: Central (11:29am)
Area code: 512 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:30.32, -97.74
ZIP (~1 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 78756

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 78756. In addition to the primary city for a ZIP code, USPS also publishes a list of other acceptable cities that can be used with ZIP code 78756. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 78756, you should not use any of the cities listed as unacceptable. Choose from the primary or acceptable cities when mailing your package or letter.

Primary city:
Austin, TX

Stats and Demographics for the 78756 ZIP Code

ZIP code 78756 is located in east Texas and covers a slightly less than average land area compared to other ZIP codes in the United States. It also has a large population density.

The people living in ZIP code 78756 are primarily white. The number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is extremely large while the number of seniors is small. There are also an extremely large number of single adults and an extremely small number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 78756 ZIP code is extremely small compared to other areas of the country.

Population 7,194
Population Density 4,303 people per sq mi
Housing Units 4,396
Median Home Value $364,400
Land Area 1.67 sq mi
Water Area 0.00 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 3,921
Median Household Income $59,854

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 36Male Median Age: 36Female Median Age: 36

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male1991471041142524554324153192602772221778554352930
Female16315012011030449740530626924425524014310369496893
Total3622972242245569528377215885045324623201881238497123

Gender

 Male 3,606 50%
 Female 3,588 50%
Gender

Race

 White 6,346 88.2%
 Black Or African American 184 2.6%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 36 0.5%
 Asian 191 2.7%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 3 0.0%
 Other Race 222 3.1%
 Two Or More Races 212 2.9%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner162644604072971386769
Renter2428123943072551035733
Total2581,076854714552241124102

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 1,071 27%
 Single Guardian 338 9%
 Singles 1,909 49%
 Singles With Roommate 603 15%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 3,292 84%
 Households with Kids 629 16%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male4132404034283522282515262216191533262123
Female3935412122313733273024242022162129242022
Total8067816156597255555539504238353662504145

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 78756 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are rented. Homes in ZIP code 78756 were primarily built in the 1950s or the 1940s. Looking at 78756 real estate data, the median home value of $364,400 is extremely high compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly higher than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. So you are less likely to find inexpensive homes in 78756. Rentals in 78756 are most commonly 1 bedrooms. The rent for 1 bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 78756 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 7,119 99.0%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 0 0.0%
 Other Institutional 74 1.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 1 0.0%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 1,278 29%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 440 10%
 Renter Occupied Households 2,203 50%
 Households Vacant 475 11%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 333 70%
 Rented & Unoccupied 9 2%
 For Sale Only 37 8%
 Sold & Unoccupied 11 2%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 30 6%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 55 12%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 41 2%
 1 Bedroom 1,432 58%
 2 Bedroom 771 31%
 3+ Bedroom 243 10%
Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

Cost of Monthly Rent Including Utilities

Cost of a Studio Apartment

Cost of a 1 Bedroom

Cost of a 2 Bedroom

Cost of a 3+ Bedroom

Employment, Income, Earnings, and Work

The median household income of $59,854 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 78756 is likely to be one of the nicer parts of town with a more affluent demographic.

As with most parts of the country, vehicles are the most common form of transportation to places of employment. If you are a person that likes walking or biking to work, it will be a comfort for you to know that 78756 has a well above average number of people who do not use a vehicle to commute. In most parts of the country, the majority of commuters get to work in under half an hour. The commute in 78756 is that short for a higher percentage of workers than almost anywhere in the United States. Many commuters should consider themselves lucky that they don't have a longer commute. It is very uncommon, compared to the rest of the US, for employees to have to travel more than 45 minutes to their place of employment.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 3,675 52%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 2,024 29%
 No Earnings 1,353 19%
Employment Status

Average Household Income over Time

Household Income

Annual Individual Earnings

Sources of Household Income

Percent of Households Receiving Income

Average Income per Household by Income Source

* Only taxable income is reported.

Household Investment Income

Percent of Households Receiving Investment Income

Average Income per Household by Income Source

* Only taxable income is reported.

Household Retirement Income

Percent of Households Receiving Retirement Income

Average Income per Household by Income Source

* Only taxable income is reported.

Source of Earnings

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 3,675 52%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 2,024 29%
 No Earnings 1,353 19%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 3,815 76.5%
 Public transportation 231 4.6%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 22 0.4%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 506 10.2%
 Worked at Home 410 8.2%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

The area has some of the highest percentages of people who attended college of any ZIP.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 271 8%
 High School Graduate 876 26%
 Associate's degree 158 5%
 Bachelor's degree 1,160 35%
 Master's degree 569 17%
 Professional school degree 114 3%
 Doctorate degree 204 6%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 502 64.1%
 Enrolled in Private School 188 24.0%
 Not Enrolled in School 93 11.9%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 78756

ZIP Code 78756 is in the Texas School for the Blind & Visually Impaired School District. There are 7 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 78756.

Texas School for the Blind
1100 West 45th St
Austin, TX 78756
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Texas School for the Blind & Visually Impaired School District
Rosedale
2117 West 49th St
Austin, TX 78756
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Austin Independent School District
Mccallum High School
5600 Sunshine Dr
Austin, TX 78756
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Austin Independent School District
Capitol School of Austin
2011 W Koenig Ln
Austin, TX 78756
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Ace Academy
3901 Shoal Creek Blvd
Austin, TX 78756
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private
Huntington-Surrey High School
4804 Grover Ave
Austin, TX 78756
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Private
Paragon Prep Middle School
2001 W Koenig Ln
Austin, TX 78756
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private

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